Tag Archives: stable management

Warning: Horses Poop

As a horse owner and stable manager, I try to balance the amount of time cleaning stalls with the amount of time spent in the saddle. As an engineer, I like to explain things via equations and numbers so those … Continue reading

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Stable Management – Massage for the Arthritic Horse

Written by Jean-Pierre Hourdebaigt, LMT What is Horse Massage Massage is not a cure for arthritis, but it can slow down the degenerative process and offer pain relief. The pain and stiffness associated with arthritis affect horses in the same … Continue reading

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Horse for Sale – Things That Kill You Horse For Sale Ad

If you are selling a horse or writing a horse for sale ad, consider these points. Sometimes, if I see a bad picture or certain words, I will not read any further. Including a bad Picture -The old adage, a … Continue reading

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The Horse Training Pyramid – Do you know the steps of the horse training pyramid?

Do you know the 6 steps of the Training Pyramid? I learned these many years ago… Step 1.  Rhythm Step 2. Suppleness Step 3. Contact Step 4. Straightness Step 5. Impulsion Step 6. Collection This is the order I learned … Continue reading

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